Jane Fonda

Ancestry of
Jane Fonda

Movie Actress


    Frances Ford Seymour

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    • 2nd Generation — Mother of Jane Fonda
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 4 Apr 1908 
    • Birth Location:
    • Brockville, Leeds, Ontario, Canada 
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    • Death Date:
    • 14 Apr 1950 
    • Death Location:
    • Beacon, Dutchess, New York 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 16 Sep 1936 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Christ Episcopal Church, Manhattan, New York, New York 
    • Notes: 
    • Frances Ford Seymour committed suicide.

      Frances Ford Seymour's birth record lists her as a boy with the name Francis Ford Seymour. The 1930 Federal Census also lists her as a boy by that name.

  • Additional marriages for Frances Ford Seymour


    • Spouse:
    • George Tuttle Brokaw
    • Marriage Date:
    • 10 Jan 1931
    • Marriage Location:
    • Manhattan, New York, New York

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  • Sources for Frances Ford Seymour

    • 2 Canada Census, 1911, Ontario, Dundas, Sub Dist 19, Morrisburg, p. 7, Image 7 of 34, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census, MA, Bristol County, 1930, Fairhaven, E.D. 3-186, Sheet 3A, Image 5 of 41, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 4 New York, Death Index, 1852-1956, Death record for Frances S Fonda, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Oakland Tribune (Oakland, California), 09 OCT 1961, p. 18, Marriage notice for son Peter Fonda and Susan Brewer, Newspapers.com (Digital Library), www.newspapers.com.
    • 7 Ontario, Canada Births, 1858-1913, Birth record for Francis [sic] Ford Seymour, male [sic], Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 8 The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Ontario), 15 APR 1950, p. 2, Obituary for Frances Seymour Brokaw Fonda, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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